Assembly District 39
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All Districts > AD39: E. San Fernando Valley
[incumbent: Patty Lopez (D) - term limit: 2026]

Probable Candidates: 2016

District Projection: Safe Democratic | ATC Partisan Index = 75.4 D
  • Joel Fajardo (Democratic) - Appointed Mayor of San Fernando
    www.joelforassembly.com  
  • Kevin James Suscavage (Democratic) - Mathematics Tutor/Metor  
  • (i) Patty Lopez (Democratic) - Assemblywoman, District 39  
  • Mina Creswell (Democratic) - Veterans' Organization Chairwoman
    www.facebook.com/MinaCreswell4CAAssembly39  
  • Raul Bocanegra (Democratic) - Professor/Small Businessman
    www.raulbocanegra.com  
  • (i) = incumbent

    Analysis

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    June 3, 2014 Primary Election Results
    Live Results
    CandidateVotesPercentPrecincts Reporting
    Raul Bocanegra (D)13,06962.5%210 of 210
    Patty Lopez (D)4,94023.6%210 of 210
    Kevin J. Suscavage (D)2,87613.7%210 of 210

    County Breakdown | Vote Count Tracker
    Source: California Secretary of State

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    District Voter Registration

    2012 Presidential Race

    • Barack Obama (D) 73.7%
    • Mitt Romney (R) 23.7%

    2010 Gubernatorial Race

    • Jerry Brown (D) 63.2%
    • Meg Whitman (R) 27.9%

    Fundraising

    Reported Fundraising
    (July 1-December 31, 2015 filing period)
    CommitteeContributionsExpendituresCash on HandContributions Since*
    Bocanegra For Assembly 2016 [SOS]$69,517$182,798$188,012$44,200
    Mina CreswellThe FPPC does not have a report for this candidate
    Fajardo For Assembly 2016 [SOS]$12,850$1,607$15,037$0
    Lopez For Assembly 2016; Patty [SOS]$19,400$7,998$17,326$5,891
    Kevin SuscavageThe FPPC does not have a report for this candidate
     
    * = Contributions of $1,000 or more
    Source: California Secretary of State

    2012 General Results

    November 6 General Election Results
    Final Results
    CandidateVotesPercentPrecincts Reporting
    Raul Bocanegra (D)62,61258.4%216 of 216
    Richard Alarcon (D)44,62441.6%216 of 216

    County Breakdown | Vote Count Tracker
    Source: California Secretary of State

    2012 Primary Results

    June 5 Primary Election Results
    Final Results
    CandidateVotesPercentPrecincts Reporting
    Raul Bocanegra (D)11,52136.2%217 of 217
    Richard Alarcon (D)8,56726.9%217 of 217
    Ricardo A. Benitez (R)5,03715.8%217 of 217
    Omar Cuevas (R)2,5968.2%217 of 217
    John Paul (Jack) Lindblad (G)2,4217.6%217 of 217
    Margie Margarita Carranza (R)1,6975.3%217 of 217

    County Breakdown
    Source: California Secretary of State

    Demographics

    2010 Census Demographics for AD39
     AsianBlackLatino
    Citizen Voting-Age Population 7.9% 5.1% 52.0%
    Total Population 6.5% 3.5% 68.5%

    The Bench (likely future candidates)

    Discussion

    Mentions

    • 2016-05-29: AD39 Support $248,428 24 E . . .
    • 2016-05-27: AD39)* Cheryl Brown (AD47) Jim Cooper (AD09) Bl . . .
    • 2016-03-14: AD39 (E. San Fernando Valley): Accidental politici . . .
    • 2016-03-08: AD39 (East San Fernando Valley): Assemblywoman Lop . . .
    • 2015-10-29: AD39 (East San Fernando Valley): An outsider in an . . .
    • 2015-08-27: AD39 (East San Fernando Valley): added San Fernand . . .
    • 2015-05-28: AD39 (E. San Fernando): FPPC investigating co . . .
    • 2015-03-11: AD39 (E. San Fernando): Assemblymember Patty . . .
    • 2014-12-22: AD39 (E. San Fernando): Whispering campaign s . . .
    • 2014-11-25: AD39 (East San Fernando): Patty Lopez (D) - 22, . . .
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